El Hito

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 21,408 ha


Site description
A seasonal lagoon surrounded by cereal crops and patches of grassland.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for passage Grus grus, breeding waders and winter waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: El Hito. Downloaded from on 09/12/2022.